You will require this registration if you are an employer, or group of related businesses, and you are liable for payroll tax. You will be liable if you pay wages to employees in Tasmania and your total wages paid in Australia, or the total wages of a group of related businesses, exceeds $1.25 million.
Please note that certain exemptions apply. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible for this registration you must:
- Fall into the category of employers that are required to register; and
- Correctly fill in an application form.
Please refer to the extensive information on the Agency's website and the fact sheet.
Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.
Please submit your application form directly with the Agency. After your application has been approved, you will be sent an information pack and will be required to register for online transactions relating to payroll tax.
Department of Treasury and Finance
State Revenue Office
Payroll Tax Act 2008 (Tasmania)
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